“Every atom in your body came from a star that exploded. And, the atoms in your left hand probably came from a different star than your right hand. It really is the most poetic thing I know about physics: You are all stardust. You couldn’t be here if stars hadn’t exploded, because the elements - the carbon, nitrogen, oxygen, iron, all the things that matter for evolution and for life - weren’t created at the beginning of time. They were created in the nuclear furnaces of stars, and the only way for them to get into your body is if those stars were kind enough to explode. So, forget Jesus. The stars died so that you could be here
The peony lantern.
Warwick Goble, from Green Willow and other Japanese fairy tales, by Grace James, London, 1910.
"Stocks are going down, Mark. I’m not ready for this company to go under"
Goddamnit Tumblr, this is why it’s important to credit people: because I need to find this artist and give them all my money.
As far as I can tell, this is by Ivo van der Ent, and appears on his flickr account
Traumatic events at the Vet today.
Apologies for graphic content.
Beautiful Rudeness - hand type
ive never been insulted so elegantly
i wanna learn.. so beautiful